PERSPECTIVE

Pursuing her passion is fulfilling but draining.


That's why hobbies matter.


By Aimee Pong

The Washington Post


Is it better to pursue your passion or to let it remain a hobby?


I've been following the former path again and again ever since I decided on my college major, but I still don't know the right answer to this question.





The only thing I do know is that pursuing your passion is as draining as it is fulfilling. Therefore, it's crucial to still have a hobby - something you do for the pure joy of it. The more removed it is from your passion, the better.


For me, that's ice skating.


CHECK OUT THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE HERE: https://www.thelily.com/pursuing-my-passion-is-fulfilling-but-also-draining-heres-why-i-prioritize-my-hobby-too/